Gloria M. Ortiz

Resource Specialist, Language RBERN


Ms. Gloria M. Ortiz is a bilingual resource specialist at the NYS Language RBERN. For 39 years, she worked as an educator at the New York City Department of Education in multiple positions, including Bilingual Teacher, Director of Bilingual and ESL services, and Attendance and ESL Liaison in a district. She was the founding Principal of Horizon Academy, an alternative high school that provided educational services to incarcerated adolescents.  She is a graduate of Fordham University and holds a Master’s degree from Hunter College and degree in administration and supervision from the City College of New York.